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Town of Sand Rock


Town of Sand Rock -- Notice of Election 2016

Qualification begins July 5, 2016 thru July 19, 2016 for the purpose of electing Mayor and Town Council members. 

All registered and qualified electors of the State, who reside in the corporate limits of Sand Rock, Alabama, and have resided therein for 30 days or more preceding the date of such election, and who are qualified to vote in the County precinct which embraces and covers that part of the corporate limits of said Town in which the elector resides, will be authorized to participate in said election.

For those wishing to qualify, the Town Hall will be open July 6 and July 9, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  On July 11, 2016, the Town Hall hours will be 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Please call the Town Hall at 256-523-5898 if you need additional times to qualify.  Please leave a message with contact information, and the Town Clerk will contact you.

New Mayor and Council will be sworn in on the first Monday in November 2016.

Current Mayor / Council (2013-2016 term)

    Mayor    James R. Mackey
    Council Place 1    Julia Smith
    Council Place 2    Greg Oliver
    Council Place 3    Gene Farmer
    Council Place 4    George Bud Mackey
    Council Place 5    Steve McMeekin


We are pleased to welcome you to the mountaintop town of Sand Rock, Alabama, situated in the Northwestern part of Cherokee County. Sand Rock has that “hometown America” atmosphere with all the character and friendliness you’d expect from a close-knit hospitable community.

The Sand Rock community has a rich history (link) dating back to the early 1800s. It is a small town of about 500 residents located in northeast Alabama. Rich in hospitality, natural beauty, and strong family and faith traditions, Sand Rock values its rich rural heritage, strong school and community support, and strong work ethic.

Sand Rock residents enjoy quiet country living, yet have easy access to the conveniences of big-city amenities and services. Located equidistant from Atlanta, Birmingham, and Chattanooga, Sand Rock enjoys its unique blend of rural and urban influences.

Our goal for this website is to bring you factual information about our local government, our location, our school, our faith, and some of the services our municipality offers its residents and visitors. Our website will constantly change and grow as Sand Rock’s town leaders increase the availability of information and services through online resources.

Most importantly, visit Sand Rock and meet its people who know that it is not only a fine place to visit, but also a fine place to live.

Thank you for visiting Sand Rock’s website. We invite you to visit here again – online or in person! You’ll find, like our residents, that Sand Rock is a great place to live, work, learn, and grow.



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Town Hall address is:
1925 Sand Rock Avenue, Sand Rock, AL  35983

[Google Maps is a little off; shows incorrect address -- 1454 County Rd 11]

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